The Bears have been selected to capture their sixth straight Centennial Conference title in a poll of Conference coaches.
Ursinus secured the top position with five first-place votes and a total of 47 points. Gettysburg recieved two first-place votes and 44 points to register second place. Swarthmore collected the final first-place vote and 38 points for third place. Franklin & Marshall (29) and Washington College (42) rounded out the top five.
Preseason Coaches Poll
Returning 1st Team All-Conference Swimmers
Olivia Lyman, Dickinson, Sr., 500 Free/1650 Free, Mount Kisco, N.Y. / Horace Greeley
Clara Baker, Ursinus, Sr., 200 MR/200 FR/100 Fly/400 MR/400 FR, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. / Arlington
Peyten Lyons, Ursinus, Sr., 200 MR/800 FR/200 FR/100 Back/400 MR/200 Back, Palmyra, Pa. / Palmyra
Sophie May, Ursinus, So., 200 MR/800 FR/200 FR/50 Free/400 FR, West Grove, Pa. / Avon Grove*
*Sophie May was the 2018 Rookie Outstanding Performer